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  KRON    KRON 4 News at 8    News  News/Business.  

    February 26, 2013
    8:00 - 9:00pm PST  

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(male announcer):this is the bay area news station,kron 4 news starts now. right now. two santa cruz city police officers are suspect. we're live at the scene. where tonight the lockdown. plus: teachers in alameda in district. details on what *could be alameda. now at eight. >> our department is in mourning. horrific day. we lost two exceptionally fine officers today. a deadly afternoon in santa cruz >> heard 50 to 100 shots fired. >> semi automatic and it was really really close. two officers and a suspect die in a pair of shootings. businesses and schools have been locked down for hours as swat teams make a citywide manhunt.
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we are following this developing story. as the manhunt now heads into the nighttime hours. kron 4's rob fladeboe is live at the scene with new reaction from police. rob, what can you tell us? >> reporter: will of an open heart it is confirmed that there have been to officers- it has been confirmed. that there is been to officers-- two officers killed from the santa cruz police department. let us show you some aerial photos with our helicopter partnership with abc seven. they were investigating reports of bisexual assault. with other
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officers responding after the suspect started shooting. earlier, that is when the the suspect was also hit. this continued throughout the afternoon. and it continued through the sheriff that the officers has been have been killed >> the santa cruz police department is involved with this investigation branciforte ave. on that, there have been to santa cruz police officers shot. one suspect involved our
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department is in mourning. this is a horrific day. for our community and the police department. we have lost 2 exceptionally fine officers. i am still concerned for the safety and welfare of the officers, and as well as the family's of the deceased officers. we need to figure out a way for our families to get together and deal with this. it is a horrible, horrible day for the police force and the community of santa cruz. >> reporter: at that same briefing they did not seem to to get there was a suspect at large. however, there were going to continue searching the neighborhood. with hall by home and in the
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sheriff's neighborhood and in the police chief's words, " closet by closet ". and there have been 3 schools that were on lockdown. he eventually, they were also let off of a bus transported safely from their school to a county building to be reunited with parents. that is the latest from san francisco. talking about. the first shooting was here at north branciforte avenue. .near where it intersects with doyle street. that's where two officers who were investingating a crime were shot and killed. a short time later.the second shooting.on doyle. that's where the suspect was fatally shot.
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this is a residential and commercial area. businesses and schools were placed on lock-down. and there are three schools in the immediate vicinty. students were kept inside until a bus picked them up.taking them to the county building at water and ocean. >> right now -- police on scene of a deadly shooting intwo santa cruz police killed. along with one other suspect who was also shot and killed. >> this happened right in front of my partner's house. i was on my way and i started walking towards his
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home. and about 20 ft. in front of me, the chute of happened between the gunmen and the suspect. >> i thought that it was firecrackers. i thought that it was bullets but it was also very loud. we were right next to it that we heard the shots, the sirens. we all went inside. i am really happy my family is okay. >> so and on her. >> pam: the family were in the three schools they were in lockdown mode. for several hours. later, they used busses to transport them to a county building. as you can imagine, the parents were anxious to be reunited with their children. here is the latest
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information. there have been to santa cruz officers shot and killed. also there have been two santa cruz officers shot. and as the police chief describes the search as a closet by closet search. with three different schools transported children to ocean street to a county building to get reunited with their families. stay with kron 4 still closed. but we'rethe police are doing a door- search. for other possible suspects. were put on buses and taken to a reunited with their parents. stay with kron 4 as we continue to track the latest in this developing story throughout this newscast. updates are also available on the web, at kron-4 dot- twitter pages. >> pam: new tonight, teachers in the city of alameda rallied to ask for better wages and a new contract with the school
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district. kron 4's charles clifford was in the east bay today and has details. >> reporter: on the steps of alameda city alameda education association called on school board members to approve a new contract for the district's teachers. long. >> reporter: the associations says that after 10 months of negotiations, the two sides have reached an impasse. not suprisingly, the main sticking point seems to be money. >> our last raise was in 2008, we are the second to the bottom in the county for compensation. >> reporter: the teachers are now seeking a 4.5 percent increase in pay, spread out over two years. thats something the school district seems unwilling to do. the teachers say the raise is needed in order to keep up with the cost of living. >> because our healthcare costs have gone up astronomically. we can't afford to live on the salary we are being paid. >> reporter: the school district was unavailable for comment tuesday but they did release a statement, saying, "we are scheduled to continue negotiations with an outside mediator on monday. we are looking forward to reaching an agreement."
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in alameda, charles clifford kron 4 news. >> pam: new at eight oclock. we are hearing from friends and family of an oakland couple missing while traveling outside the u.s.. word tonight. that they may be alright. this is a picture of the couple, jamie neal and garret hand. they were last heard from while traveling in peru. just recently, the u.s. embassy in lima. had announced that members of a criminal organization may be planning to kidnap american tourists in that country. kron four's terisa estacio reports. they are hoping for the best. >> to jamie and garrett >> reporter: they are celebrating here in el sobrante. this after receiving word that their former co-worker jamie neal seen here in this photo and this one. that she along with her boyfriend garrett hand has been found. >> we are elated.
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>> reporter: jeff jerge says the bike store first heard the news tuesday afternoon. >> we were told that police found them on a boat. on monday. hands' family shared with kron four news their quest to find garrett. it was more than a month ago when both seemed to vanish without a trace while traveling in peru. on tuesday garrett's mother issued a statement - saying quote, until i hear from and see my son directly, we will not stop." in the meantime, the bike shop remains hopeful and optiministic about seeing the two again very soon. terisa estacio, kron 4 news.
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>> pam: the coast guard called off its search today. for a family reportedly missing at sea. the search started on sunday off the coast of monterey. kron 4's justine waldman tells us. why the coast guard now thinks the panicked distress call. could be a hoax. it might have been all done for nothing. >> reporter: the coast guard, national guard and the navy. searched the choppy and cold waters of the pacific ocean.by boat and helicopter looking for a lost family on a crippled 29-foot sailboat. all based on this distress radio call. but with no missing persons reports, never finding a boat with a name even similar to charmblow and no sign of a wreckage. crews suspended their search for a couple and two young children. now thinking, a possible phony made up that panicked call for help. >> "now the coast guard will continue to check with marinas to a missing boat and use other techonolgy to track that radio distress call. this is a dangerous saturation. situation-calling ie distress call. is a felony. on yerba buena island justine waldman kron 4 news
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>> jacqueline: it was certainly a warm day. '70s and vallejo. portions of the bayshore. cooler along the coast. we did see this breezes. a look ahead towards tomorrow. mostly clear overnight a little bit chilly. tomorrow, similar to what we saw today. that warming trend will continue for the rest of the workweek. 70's! we will talk about that and change is coming up in just a bit. ahead at eight.
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the family of a murdered nasa scientist asking for answers tonight. the reward now being offered for clues. still no budget deal between the president and g-o-p lawmakers. and with the impact already starting to kick in -- a deadly storm is rolling through the central u-s. it's path of destruction. next. for over 60,000 california foster children, nights can feel long and lonely. i miss my sister. i miss my old school. i miss my room. i don't want special treatment. i just wanna feel normal.
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>> the latest on our developing story. by standards developing a crowd on the corner, and the tragedy of two santa cruz officers perished in the line of fire. responding to a plastic domestic violence call at 3:30 p.m. they suspect was also shocked.
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look at these guys. moving across the street as they are trying to find the suspects. and watch how this guy is going to break the window of this suv. they have gone to cars, windows, buildings. they want to mention that there are no more suspects in the vicinity. they want to make sure that there are no more suspects in the vicinity. there are snipers perched on the buildings. the crews are going door to door. and as the police chief described, from closet to closet. they have lost two officers lost. we will keep you updated. >> this just in to the kron 4 news room the oakland fire
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fighters are investigating a gas tank that is dispelling gas near casltemont high school there are in evacuations going on with has hazmat cruz on the scene. this is near a sports complex at caslemont high school
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glass be a problem. dan simon reports. we need closure. and we want justice to be served. it is never too late. we're hoping that justice will be served. he also had a wife, and two
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children. >> he was a wonderful soul. >> just if anybody knows something to come forward. tomorrow, it could be you. >> anybody with the slightest detail should contact them. dan kerman kron 4. reporting from san francisco. if you like today, you are really going to like today. >> jacqueline: 70's for the rest of the work week. as we take a look outside. we did see some high clouds. this week system will process to the north. cloud coverage to the north. temperatures out the door will be chilly. 35. santa rosa. 34 in napa and
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40's for the coast. 39 degrees in half moon bay. for the afternoon, some nice conditions in the south bay. 60s expected. 68 in cupertino. 60s also for the inland valleys and even 70's. '70s to concord, fairfield. we will see some 70's for the north bay, santa rosa, 73 in napa. a cooler day along the coast for this he breezes will continue for tomorrow. with a look at your extended forecast. more low 70's. those sea breezes are going to return. more cloud coverage and cooler temperatures. right now, the computer models are showing very light rainfall for sunday. we will keep you
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posted as we meet our way towards the workweek. >> gary: the warriors or involved in a brawl tonight. and usa basketball has looking for a new coach.
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city police officers are dead. along with one suspect. where tonight the neighborhood remains on lockdown. citywide manhunt. developing story. as the fast branciforte ave...
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>> jacqueline: modele in. chilly, with mild conditions in napa. along this is going to last, coming up.
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>> pam: we are told that rob fladeboe continues to provide us with updates from the santa cruz police shooting. >> reporter: yes, pam this is a round doyle and the helicopter courtesy of our partnership with abc seven. this happened about 3:30. police were investigating a possible sexual assault. that is one the police
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opened fire. much more gunfire was heard by several dozen witnesses. up and down the street, we heard that there were one suspect and two officers deceased. let us hear from the santa cruz police chief. >> our department is and morni in mourining. we lost two exceptionally gifted officers today. our thoughts and prayers go out to the families of the officers. >> at this time we do not believe that there are any
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outstanding suspects. the office is going to conduct a house by house investigation, closet by closet search. to make sure that it is the case >> reporter: that search continues this lockdown continues for people living inside of this perimeter area. the parents have been reunited with their children from local schools that were transported to a local community center. there been two officers killed. >> pam: stay with kron 4 as we continue to follow the developments and the 9:30 news conference live from
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santa cruz. go to our new channel. comcast 193 for the latest news, weather and traffic updates. digital 4.2 updates on our website. and our facebook and twitter. this crippling blizzard they're calling this an mess. snow is taking a bite out of business at gary crossley ford in kansas city, missouri. the inventory is buried, and ryan crossley says the lot is closed. >> just the safety and security of our employees and our customers travel across the region is treacherous at best. vehicles are stranded. roofs are buckling under the weight of new snow. the monstrous storm that swept across the plains monday is charging onward with snow in the forecast for chicago and detroit.and wetter, possibly severe conditions into the southeast. in woodward, oklahoma where
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the snow has stopped, the clean up is just starting. >> we just have a pretty >> pam: it's more than just a nuisance. >> it's dangerous. about 20 degrees right now and we're frozen up pretty hard and our emergency vehicles are having a hard time getting around >> pam: it's a month for the record books in kansas where back-to-back storms in wichita, broke a 100-year record for february snowfall the national weather service warns more snow and gusty winds will make for dangerous conditions through at least wednesday. even though people are being urged to keep off the roads some are still venturing out. crossley is expecting brisk business when the auto body department reopens. >> i'm sure we're going to see some business tomorrow with this weather. >> pam: sick of all these storms? looking to escape somewhere you won't find snow? don't go to hawaii. even paradise isn't immune from a touch of winter.
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>> jacqueline: we have seen dry months january, february. the satellite & radar showing the system with treacherous conditions. not only snowfall but dealing with ice. this is towards the great plains coming back with high pressure building. well to the north. and colder air. from the north and this intense system. however, this dry pattern as we go for the next couple of days. high temperatures for in the '60s and '70s. 72 degrees in santa rosa. 70's through vallejo. we do have the sea breezes along the
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immediate coast. i will show you how warm it is going to get by week's end, coming up. badly >> drivers were lighting up around the corner. long.
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new tonight at eight seeing long lines. as drivers look to save on filling up! the station is located on contra costa blvd. in pleasant hill. we sent kron 4's scott rates there. to show us the long you have to have one of these safeway club cards. it is really quite easy the more money that you spend, the more money that you saved at the gas pump. pleasant hill, scott rates, kron 4. san francisco celebrating the phase one of the new $90 million cruise ship terminal at pier 27 these modern facilities welcoming several cruise ships. and phase two will
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also be open for cruise ships along with creating beautiful park space. >> as you are standing and sitting on these acres of the most beautiful open space you have ever seen. landscaped and complementing this terminal and welcoming not only the people that disembark on this cruise ship but also a play area for the residents. along the waterfront. >> phase 2 will begin on 2013. >> still, no budget deal. we will have that story.
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>> with a deadline looming. still no budget deal between the president and g-o-p the mandatory budget cut clock is ticking. with march first just four days away. lawmakers are fighting for the upper hand in a multi- billion dollar budget cut reality on friday if there's no deal before then. warnings in washington.and nationwide. about the potential impact of 85- billion dollars in forced across-the-board budget cuts. the obama administration already making changes in enforcement of immigration laws. and as kron four's grant lodes shows us. the chances of a last=minute agreement by the hour. >> we have moved a bill in the house twice. we should not have to move a third bill before the senate gets >> umm, i think he should understand who is sitting on their posterior. forget about finger=pointing. >> reporter: moved on to other body >> "i don't think they're even kicking the can down the road. i think they're the table with their nose. >> "it uses a meat cleaver
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education, and national security, and life-saving >> reporter: the president went to newport news, virginia, to tell shipyard workers their jobs are in jeopardy. automatic cuts about 90,000 department of defense would be forced to take unpaid >> reporter: back in the capitol, his attorney general warned that law enforcement will suffer. >> "the american people are gonna be less safe." agency responsible for immigrants released hundreds detainees for lack of funds. >> as the secretary. i'm working with all of these can to secure the public and and the hard place grant lodes, kron 4 news. you can't move the tv there.
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gabe slate tech report sleep texting is actually real. teenagers that all of texting, sending hundreds per day. >> the reason why people are passionate about taxintexting is that there it is... gibberish because it is so automatic. it is merely becoming a way of life. >> if you think about it is not that far-fetched. it is another happened that humans do. and it appears that people that text all day the
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subconscious take up their phones and start texting during their sleep. >> you can be deep in sleep and do various things. like fall out of bed, or even go for a walk to the bathroom but you are in such a deep state. and it is possible that you could be texting. >> if you doubt this, you can go on twitter people actually talk about this and even a facebook fan page nearly 19,000 people were people are also swapping their stories bal texting while sleeping. >> there is borderline
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levels of inappropriateness. >> there is a cure for this disorder. they can turn their phone off before they go to bed. gabe slate tech report >> jacqueline: if you like today, you are really going to like these warm conditions. '70s by friday. temperatures, for the morning lows are going to be also mild. stocks in the 30's. the satellite and writer shore high cloud coverage passing over us right now. this week disturbance and rainfall over washington, or did just high clouds. as we go towards tomorrow. warmer temperatures with 60s again for the south bay. and 67 degrees for mountain view. for the east bay, 60s and even 70's. 70's for vallejo, concord. 66 in hayward.
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close to the coast and the sea breezes along the immediate coast. 60s in san francisco, and a mixture of 60s for the north bay. as for the sierras, it is going to stay dry. temperatures will be in the 80s. by friday afternoon. temperatures will be in the '70s -- >> jacqueline: we could see some rainfall seven sunday. mainly, just cloud coverage and cooler temperatures. as the go for next week the computer models also showing the chance of rainfall on wednesday. next week. www.snowbomb.com with no new snow to talk about, lake tahoe. homewood 65 inch base www.snowbomb.com ♪
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>> gary: good evening, everybody the warriors today, with a 2 game-winning streak. currie over." the warriors little goodthe u.s. needs a new olympic with just six minutes left. david lees, they get into it and watch currie.
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could mike holmgren be joining the silver and the warriors little good time roll ended tonight in bay atrea native and green bay super bowl champion coach mike holmgren may have with mike holmgren to join steven kerr will be in e lineup. tear curry will be in the lne up.
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holmgren was most recently let go in cleveland and does have ties to raiders gm according to the sources holmgren actually visited one time cal and oakland raidder star namni osumwa cut or good by. could mike holmgren be joining the silver and bay super bowl champion coach mike holmgren may have interest in the raiders. the raiders are in talks with mike holmgren to join the silver and black in a leadership role
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this according to two sources holmgren was most recently let go in cleveland and does have ties to raiders gm reggie mckenzie going back to green bay according to the sources holmgren actually visited with the raiders to talk about what his role might look like one time cal and oakland raidder star namni osumwa appears headed for major pay cut or good by. asomugha eats alone. here's an odd story. reportedly eagles cornerback nnamdi asomugha was somewhat of an outcast on the team - and chose to eat alone, in his car during practices, rather than with his teammates. according to a former eagle player hollis thomas, asomugha said he needed some "me time" asomugha has really struggled since joining philadelphia from the raiders - and will likely be cut, unless he agrees to restructure his contract. asomugha is scheduled to of course if asomugha was
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playing well, this story likely never comes out the college combine.slash nfl meat market ended this afternoon. nfl combine here's the highlight of the day from the nfl combine in indianapolis syracuse's defensive back shamarko thomas runs a blazing fast 40-yard dash but then trips over his own feet and goes down check it out again - this mistep coming after a 4.38 fastest at the combine - and shamarko bounces right back up so he's not feeling too bad about it. what do golfs two best players do when they are eliminated in the first round of an arizona event.t tiger vs. mciloroy on friday both tiger woods and rory mcilroy were eliminated in the match play event in arizona so they decided to stage their own match play finals - a "friendly" if you will. woods and mcilroy hooked up yesterday at woods home course - the medalist golf club in hobe sound florida
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and played 36 holes, head to head.for fun. mcilroy said they played fast and had a great timetiger won the first match, mcilroy the 2nd. what does tiger need the pga for? heavyweiught.heavyweight soccer match. real madrid at barcelona barcelona's lionel messi facing real madrid's cristiano ronaldo as two of the world's best squared off today in the copa del rey semifinals ronaldo - scored for the 6th straight game today - in fact he scored twice including this rebound goal in the 57th minute to put real madrid up 2-0 real
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>> gary: when vicki was here last night, it seemed that jacqueline >>did not say that much. pala we will be right back. [laughter] well, well, well.
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